Spain is one of the most popular traveler destinations in the world, and with good reason! This beautiful Mediterranean country that sits on the Iberian Peninsula offers diverse experiences, from lounging on the beach, to leisurely walks through the stunning countryside, to both historic and modern monuments built by famous Spanish architects and artists.
Imagine Moorish buildings, Spanish Renaissance masterpieces, and quirky modern art, and Spain is sure to have something to catch the eye at every corner.
After a long day of taking in the sights, you can unwind at a local cafe with a class of sangria and some delicious tapas. Have a look at our pick of the 15 best places to visit in Spain.
1. The Sierra Nevada
Not to be confused with the region of the same name in the United States, the Sierra Nevada in Spain is a mountain range that features Spain’s highest peak, the Mulhacén.
If you enjoy all things snow related then don’t miss a trip to one of the many ski resorts in the region where you will find skiing and snowboarding opportunities, and can stay in quaint ski chalets.
Also not to be missed is the Sierra Nevada National Park that covers the region, and where you can experience the great outdoors and learn all about the local flora and fauna of this wintery corner of Spain.